|Sojourner Truth Radio 08/02/2012|
A documentary film maker goes up against a massive multinational corporation. A new film exposes the lengths Dole Foods was willing to go to suppress a story that challenged their image. Swedish film maker Fedrick Gertten join us to discuss the premier of "Big Boys Gone Bananas!" And, remember British Petroleum, BP? Likely you have seen their ads inviting tourists to come to the Gulf. This following polluting the Gulf of Mexico with the 2010 oil spill that poured close to 200 million gallons of ...
Keywords: Dole Foods; corporate power; Fredrick Gertten; BP; tar sands; environmental devastation; indigenous rights; Mali crisis
|Preserve Our Islands May 2009 - Dan Schueler|
Preserve Our Islands held a community outreach session at Chautauqua Elementary on Vashon Island on May 14, 2009. The purpose of this event was to bring community members up to date on political, legal, and activist aspects of the group's fight against the Glacier strip-mine planned for Maury Island.
Keywords: Preserve Our Islands; strip-mine; Glacier; gravel; sand and gravel; multinational corporation; environmental devastation; unethical campaign contributions; buying politicians; sleazy campaigning
|Occupy The White House • Keystone XL Pipeline Protest - Monte Barry|
Keystone XL Pipeline Protest at The White HouseOccupation in Washington, DC • Sunday • 6 November 2011photo by Joshua Roberts | Reutersatmospheric CO2 levels surpass 400 parts per million!The level of the most important heat-trapping gas in the atmosphere, carbon dioxide, has passed a long-feared milestone, scientists reported on May 10, 2013, reaching a concentration not seen on the earth for millions of years...
Keywords: OWS; Occupy Wall Street; Occupy White House; protesters arrested; Keystone XL Pipeline; TransCanada; Alberta Tar Sands oil; mining sludge; dirty oil; oil spills; water pollution; Ogallala Aquifer; environmental devastation; greenhouse gases; carbon dioxide emissions; global warming; climate change; deluge; drought; wildfires; downpours; flooding; economic devastation; James Hansen; Bill McKibben; Brave New Foundation; Monte Barry
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